Belfast SQL Server User Group

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How far can Master Data Services take your business – Deep Dive

  • In-Person @ Adelaide Exchange Belfast, Antrim, United Kingdom (map)
  • 18:00 - 20:30 GMT Daylight Time
  • Language: English

The presentation will cover the following.

6:00 - 6:15: Registration & Intro
6:15 - 7:00: How far can Master Data Services take your business - Part 1.
7:00 - 7:15: Break and Refreshments
7:15 - 8:00: How far can Master Data Services take your business - Part 2.


Featured Presentation:

How far can Master Data Services take your business.

Dan Galavan, Data Architect GSD

Delivering a successful Master Data Services implementation is challenging, not least because of customer buy-in and integration into an existing business environment. This session will cover : MDM overview and challenges Design patterns MDS data lifecycle MIKE 2.0 methodology Data modelling challenges and solutions The Data Steward challenge The Web interface - whistle stop tour The Excel interface - whistle stop tour Staging tables speed test Publishing Master Data via out of the box functionality additional special sauce PowerBI A view inside MDS Infrastructure case study What the product does and doesn’t (but should!) offer And how to handle that!

About Dan:
A Data Architect who has been working with databases since 1998. Has delivered solutions in a variety of industries including Banking, Investment Banking, Aerospace, CRM, Social Protection, Telecoms, and Health Product Regulation - primarily using the Microsoft Data Platform. While living and working abroad, on St. Patrick’s Day 2003 Dan came face to face with MS SQL Server for the first time - it’s not a national holiday in Germany for some reason! Starting with SQL Server Database design and development, Dan branched into ETL, Reporting, Data Modelling, DB optimization, Data Quality Management and Master Data Management. Regular contributor to the Dublin SQL Server User Group.

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